Eating & drinking

Modern Life Café – Currently closed

The Modern Life Café is our dedicated restaurant and bar serving drinks, brunch, lunch, salads and gourmet sandwiches. We offer a choice of delicious, freshly prepared, homemade hot meals with a strong emphasis on local and seasonal produce.

A great place to meet over coffee, lunch or afternoon tea, looking out onto our West End sculpture garden.

The venue also makes a magnificent setting to host corporate events, group visits, weddings, location filming, studio workshops and more.

For bookings and more information, contact Debbie Longordo:
01603 593202

Opening times:

Monday – Friday: 9am-6pm
Saturday – Sunday: 10am-5pm
Last orders taken 15 minutes before closing time

Kofra – Currently closed

Situated behind the Gallery Reception, Kofra is a specialist cafe serving coffee of the highest calibre. Enjoy a coffee and cake whilst enjoying the relaxed atmosphere of this community café in the east end of the Sainsbury Centre.

Locally renowned for their commitment to excellence, Kofra have transported their ethos of coffee, community and quality to the heart of the Sainsbury Centre.

Opening times:

Tuesday – Friday: 9am-5.30pm
Saturday – Sunday: 10am-4.30pm
Closed on Mondays, including bank holiday Mondays
Last orders taken 15 minutes before closing time

Modern Life Cafe Sainsbury Centre
Sharing platter at Modern Life Cafe

Modern Life Café

coffee at the Kofra Cafe

Kofra Coffee